Where to recycle your real Christmas tree around Denver

At elevations of between 2,500 and 3,000 feet above sea level, North Carolina's Ashe County is the top grower, providing approximately two million trees in 2012, according to the most recent data available. Trees will be put in the lake on January 10, weather permitting.

Joe Hyndman recycles puts one of his family's Christmas trees on a pile at the Hamilton County Recycling Center on Crabtree Road on Monday, Dec. 28, 2015, in the Middle Valley community near Chattanooga, Tenn.

Most US Christmas tree farms are situated in the foothill elevations of OR and North Carolina, and over half of those grown in the two states come from just six counties - two in North Carolina and four in Oregon.

As a reminder, this program is for Christmas trees only, please no yard waste.

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There's normally a fee for large evergreen items, but without the amount of trees around it's a great way to make sure they go to good use. No flocked trees will be accepted.

Montgomery County Parks and Recreation will collect live Christmas trees at Rotary Park (2308 Rotary Park Drive).

When it comes time to dispose of their tree, Clark County residents have options.

Both the County and City programs require that all decorations, stands and nails be removed from the Christmas trees.


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